• United Kingdom police detain man on suspicion of having a knife near Parliament
United Kingdom police detain man on suspicion of having a knife near Parliament

London police (MPS) said the man was acting suspiciously at around 11 a.m. (6.00 a.m. ET) near one of the gates where a militant killed a policeman less than three months ago. "We got seconds down the road and they had him on the floor, pinned". "Armed police everywhere, telling everyone to move back, and we all got pushed back".

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  • A ballgame of unity, friendly rivalry, won by Dems
A ballgame of unity, friendly rivalry, won by Dems

President Trump is not planning to attend the game due to security concerns, the White House said on Wednesday. The annual Congressional Baseball Game pits Republicans against Democrats, but this year the focus has turned to showing unity in the wake of the shooting .

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  • Downing Street talks fail to finalise DUP-Tory deal
Downing Street talks fail to finalise DUP-Tory deal

Protestors gather in Newcastle upon Tyne on June 12, 2017 to demand British Prime Minister Theresa May walk away from any alliance with the right-wing Democratic Unionist Party, or else step down. Speaking alongside the President at the Elysee Palace, she said: "I confirmed to President Macron that the timetable for the Brexit negotiation remains...

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  • Steve Scalise has more surgery as authorities track shooter's path
Steve Scalise has more surgery as authorities track shooter's path

Scalise, a police officer, a congressional aide and a lobbyist were wounded on Wednesday when a man identified as James Hodgkinson , 66, from the St. The president said that because of the "tremendous pain and suffering he's now enduring. our country will perhaps become closer, more unified". The Capitol Police Memorial Fund was added to the list ...

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  • London fire death toll hits 30 as dozens remain missing
London fire death toll hits 30 as dozens remain missing

Meanwhile, British media reported that the number of dead could surpass 100. Prime Minister Theresa May's government earlier sought to quell anger over the fire , pledging to support the victims of the blaze after protesters jeered her when she visited local residents.

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  • Britain's May confirms Brexit talks
Britain's May confirms Brexit talks "as planned" despite uncertainties

The Conservative source said this meant the party was "confident" it had enough votes for the programme to be approved, after May suffered a disastrous setback in snap elections a week ago that saw her lose her majority in the 650-seat House of Commons, just ahead of crucial Brexit negotiations with Brussels.

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  • I'll come back, William vows after visiting Grenfell Tower community with Queen
I'll come back, William vows after visiting Grenfell Tower community with Queen

The Times newspaper quoted a Reynobond salesman as saying that in the United States the panels were banned for buildings taller than 40 feet (12 metres), far lower than the 24-storey Grenfell Tower that was consumed by the roaring blaze.

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  • UK police: 58 confirmed or presumed dead after London blaze
UK police: 58 confirmed or presumed dead after London blaze

Police Commander Stuart Cundy said Saturday that this number, which was based on reports from the public, may rise. The first is that, even if the regulation had passed, and required existing developers to retrofit sprinklers into older buildings, Grenfell Tower might not have gotten a sprinkler system before the fire occurred.

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  • CNN Sues FBI For Release Of Comey Memos
CNN Sues FBI For Release Of Comey Memos

Comey would not say in his testimony last week whether he thought the president sought to obstruct justice, but added it would be up to special counsel Mueller "to sort that out". The US president's attack, which appears to target Rod Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general whois leading the government investigation, reflects Mr Trump's mounting ...

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  • Aircraft Search for Missing USS Fitzgerald Sailors After Collision
Aircraft Search for Missing USS Fitzgerald Sailors After Collision

The merchant vessel with which the Fitzgerald collided is the ACX Crystal, a container ship flagged in the Philippines, officials said. The US 7th fleet said the USS Fitzgerald had "experienced flooding in some spaces". "This has been a hard day", Aucoin said, adding that the search for missing shipmates would continue now that the vessel...

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  • Kevin Durant, Steph Curry both want to remain with Warriors
Kevin Durant, Steph Curry both want to remain with Warriors

Steph was clearly having a good time at the parade, at one point running through the crowd for high fives with fans who had lined up to cheer on their team. Tens of thousands of fans had taken their places behind barriers set up along the route by early Thursday. The parade starts at 10 a.m.at Broadway and 11th Street in downtown.

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  • 'The Daily Show' Opens Trump Twitter Library Near Trump Tower
'The Daily Show' Opens Trump Twitter Library Near Trump Tower

U.S. President Donald Trump received a special library to celebrate his birthday, which slipped by quietly on June 14. In a press release , the Daily Show announced that the library will open on Friday on West 57th Street near 5th Avenue - which happens to be steps from Trump Tower.

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  • All 7 missing United States sailors found dead inside USS Fitzgerald
All 7 missing United States sailors found dead inside USS Fitzgerald

The ship completed $21 million in upgrades and repairs in February and is now forward-deployed to Yokosuka, supporting security and stability in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. military personnel, left, and Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force members upon arriving to the U.S. Naval base. "They are now being transferred to Naval Hospital Yokosuka whe...

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  • Trump says Warmbier's comatose return 'truly bad thing'
Trump says Warmbier's comatose return 'truly bad thing'

Doctors in OH described him as being in a state of "unresponsive wakefulness" but declined to discuss his outlook for improvement, saying such information would be kept confidential. State Department strongly advises against it. Anton said there is no connection between Rodman's visit and Warmbier's release. His earlier visits to North Korea in 2...

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  • ALERT: Rep. Steve Scalise's Condition Has Been Upgraded to
ALERT: Rep. Steve Scalise's Condition Has Been Upgraded to "Serious"

Scott Applewhite, File). Scalise has previously played in the congressional game, and in previous years wore a variety of Louisiana jerseys. MedStar Washington Hospital Center Director of Trauma Dr. Because there was no exit wound, physicians also are still trying to locate the bullet. Damage from a bullet occurs when it's traveling. A sp...

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  • London tower block fire may delay Theresa May's agreement with the DUP
London tower block fire may delay Theresa May's agreement with the DUP

May's Conservative Party, which failed to win a majority in last week's British general election, has been talking to Northern Ireland's largest party, the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) to secure the support of their 10 members of parliament in Westminster.

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  • Doctors: Ex-North Korea detainee has severe brain damage
Doctors: Ex-North Korea detainee has severe brain damage

He added, "There's no excuse for the way the North Koreans treated our son". Doctors declined to speculate on what may have caused Warmbier's condition and said they would not discuss his prospects or treatment out of respect for his family.

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  • A Day Before Alexandria Shooting, Gunman Spoke About Heading Home
A Day Before Alexandria Shooting, Gunman Spoke About Heading Home

Investigators have not determined the objective of the list and they are still trying to determine its meaning. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise was wounded along with four others. Hodgkinson, who died in return fire from police, was a 66-year-old activist who volunteered with Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign. Duncan said he answered ...

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  • Condition improves for congressman wounded in Virginia shooting
Condition improves for congressman wounded in Virginia shooting

He was hit in the left hip, suffering injuries to internal organs, broken bones and severe bleeding, in Wednesday's shooting. Scalise , the third-ranking GOP leader in the House , "continues to show signs of improvement", MedStar Washington Hospital Center said in a statement released on behalf of his family.

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  • US congressman Scalise showing improvement after being shot -lead surgeon
US congressman Scalise showing improvement after being shot -lead surgeon

A doctor said Friday that Scalise was in critical condition but the congressman would be expected to walk and "hopefully run". During a press conference Friday, Dr. Also wounded were a congressional aide and one former aide who now works as a lobbyist, officials said. "I did tell Joe that I love him before the game and I love him after th...

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